Friday Evening Lectures – 2012

Lillie Auditorium, 8:00 PM. Lectures are free and open to the public.

Suggestions for future Friday Evening Lecturers are welcome and may be sent to FEL@mbl.edu.

Lectures marked with an * were not recorded.

 
Date:

06/22/12
06/29/12
07/06/12
07/13/12
07/20/12
07/27/12
08/03/12
08/10/12
08/17/12
Speaker:

Porter Lecture
"Pushing the Envelope in Biological Fluorescence Microscopy"
Eric Betzig, Janelia Farm Research Center, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
"Genetics of Complex Traits in the Domestic Dog"
Elaine A. Ostrander, National Human Genome Research Institute
"Deconstructing the Complexity of Vertebrate Limb and Spinal Cord Regeneration"*
Elly M. Tanaka, Center for Regenerative Therapies, Technische Universit├Ąt Dresden
"Earth at Seven Billion"
Jesse H. Ausubel, The Rockefeller University
Forbes Lecture
"Using Deadly Cone Snails to Understand Nervous Systems"
Baldomero M. Olivera, University of Utah; Howard Hughes Medical Institute
"Is Science Revolutionary? Thomas Kuhn and the Structure of Science"
Jed Z. Buchwald, California Institute of Technology and Paul Hoyningen-Huene, Leibniz University of Hannover, Germany
Glassman Lecture
"Protein Folding in the Cell: The final Step of Information Transfer"
Arthur L. Horwich, Yale University, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Joshua Lederberg Lecture
"Food and Sex: The Neurogenetics of Innate Behavior"
Leslie B. Vosshall, The Rockefeller University; Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Sager Lecture
"How Bacteria Talk To Each Other"
Bonnie L. Bassler, Princeton University; Howard Hughes Medical Institute